More than 20 prospects have ties to current or former NHLers:
Patrik Bartosak (No. 8-ranked North American Goalie)
His uncle, Radek Bonk, was drafted third overall in 1994 by the Senators and played 14 NHL seasons for Ottawa, Montreal and Nashville.
Tyler Bertuzzi (No. 207-ranked North American Skater)
His uncle, Todd, was selected 23rd overall in 1993 by the Islanders...
One of the best things about hockey is the names. There have been some legendary ones, too. Ziggy Palffy, Radek Bonk and my personal favorite, Zarley Zalapski all come to mind when you think of what makes a great hockey name.
A great hockey name is difficult to quantify. I like to think it’s something that I can’t describe but I know it when I see it. Therefore, I set out...
from the Toronto Star,
Though some Toronto Maple Leafs fans were consoled their team even made it into the playoffs, many others were bitter at their Game 7 loss to the Boston Bruins.
We compiled the top 10 bitterest tweets — sometimes hilariously so.
Whether you are a die hard Toronto Maple Leafs fan or you like to laugh at their woes, here is what they had to say...
Ottawa Rush a strong candidate for Ottawa CFL team name, the Citizen has learned ottawacitizen.com/sports/Ottawa+… via @sensreporter
— James Gordon (@SensReporter) December 14, 2012
Hope they make the Kappa Gamma Gamma sorority they're aiming for. RT @sensreporter Ottawa Rush a strong candidate for Ottawa CFL team name.
— Radek Bonk's Mullet (@BonksMullet...